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TUNICA-BILOXI TRIBE OF LOUISIANA TO HOST 2ND ANNUAL INTERTRIBAL BASKETRY SUMMIT ON OCT. 28

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on October 10, 2017 in News No Comments

WHEN:  Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. WHERE: Paragon Casino Resort, Chiqui Ballroom | 711 Paragon Place, Marksville, Louisiana 71351 WHAT: The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana’s Language and Culture Revitalization Program (LCRP) will hold its 2nd Annual Intertribal Basketry Summit. Each year, the LCRP invites master weavers throughout regional Native American

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TUNICA-BILOXI TRIBE OF LOUISIANA COMMEMORATES 36th ANNIVERSARY OF FEDERAL ACKNOWLEDGMENT

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on September 28, 2017 in News No Comments

Flag Raising Ceremony to Honor Elders, Citizens and Leaders of Tunica-Biloxi Tribe   Marskville, LA – (September 28, 2017) – Leaders and citizens of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana gathered to hold a flag raising ceremony for the commemoration of the tribe’s 36th anniversary of Federal Acknowledgment, which occurred on September 25, 1981. The observance

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Tunica Biloxi Tribal Members Harvey Relief Fund

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on August 30, 2017 in News No Comments

TO DONATE PLEASE VISIT: https://www.gofundme.com/tunicabiloxiharveyrelief The continuing devastation from Hurricane Harvey is impacting our fellow tribal members in Texas and Louisiana. The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana is asking for support in assisting up to 350 tribal families affected in Texas and Louisiana by this historic storm. We’re calling on our members and their friends to help those in need

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TUNICA BILOXI TRIBE OF LOUISIANA AND ACACIA ENTERTAINMENT HOST STARS OF WIND RIVER AT PRIVATE FILM SCREENING

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on August 16, 2017 in News No Comments

AWARD WINNING FILM IS LATEST PROJECT OF THE TRIBE’S FILM PRODUCTION COMPANY   Marskville, LA – (August 12, 2017) – Stars from the new hit film WIND RIVER joined tribal members from the Tunica Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana for a private screening of the film and Q&A session on Saturday, Aug.12. The event was hosted

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22nd Annual Pow Wow Reaches Hundreds

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on May 24, 2017 in News No Comments

  Thank you to every one who participated in our 22nd annual Tunica Biloxi Pow Wow last week. Hundreds came out to enjoy the tribal voices raised in song, prayer and celebration at the Paragon Casino Resort. Pow Wows in tribal tradition are gatherings to honor native heritage, give thanks to the Creator spirit and socialize with

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Governor John Bel Edwards Appoints Tunica-Biloxi Police Chief and Long-Time Tribal Councilmember Harold Pierite, Sr. to the Louisiana State Police Commission

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on March 31, 2017 in News No Comments

MARKSVILLE, LA. (March 31, 2017) –  Governor John Bel Edwards has appointed Tunica-Biloxi Police Chief Harold Pierite, Sr. to the Louisiana State Police Commission, representing the State’s 5th Congressional District. He was nominated by Loyola University New Orleans. Chief Pierite serves as board member of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana and has been a member of the

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Tunica Celebrates Grand Opening of Sylvan Learning Center

Posted by Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana on March 31, 2017 in News No Comments

The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana celebrated the grand opening of a new location for Sylvan Learning Center at its Cultural and Educational Resources Center on Thursday. The satellite center will offer tutoring to children across the Marksville area. The Tribe would like to thank the Marksville Chamber of Commerce for coming out to mark the event.

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